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American Express Company is a diversified global travel, financial and network services company founded in 1850. It provides customers with access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.

Earn miles

Transfer 1 Membership Rewards® point into 1 Flying Club mile.

Earn 1 Membership Rewards point for virtually every £1 you spend on your American Express Card.
Membership Rewards points must be exchanged in units of 500 with a minimum of 1,000 per transfer.

Please visit: membershiprewards.co.uk (opens in a new window)

How to earn

If you’re an American Express Cardmember, and you’re enrolled in the Membership Rewards programme, you can earn Membership Rewards points virtually every time you use your Card.

You can then transfer your points into Flying Club miles. Simply link your Membership Rewards account with your Flying Club account here (opens in a new window) to then start transferring points.

Terms and conditions

Earning miles:

Membership Rewards points may only be transferred to the Flying Club account of the main cardmember. The transfer between American Express and Virgin Atlantic Flying Club is almost instant. Miles cannot be transferred back to American Express once credited to your Flying Club account.

Membership Rewards points must be exchanged in units of 500 with a minimum of 1,000 per transfer.

Please note:
Membership Rewards points are not earned on Cash Withdrawals, American Express Travellers Cheque purchases, Foreign Exchange, Fees and Interest Charges for Returned Payments, Finance Charges, Late Payment and Referral Charges, Fees/charges including joining, annual and Membership Rewards fees.

Terms and Conditions may apply. To transfer your points or find out more, please visit: membershiprewards.co.uk (opens in a new window)